Going Places newspaper ad 1939Come celebrate our 80th birthday with a one-time-only 35mm screening of the first movie ever shown at the Eureka Theater.

Saturday March 2nd

Going Places, a 1938 American musical comedy film in which Dick Powell plays a sporting goods salesman who is forced to pose as a famous horseman as part of his scheme to boost sales and gets entangled in his lies. The song “Jeepers Creepers,” is premiered in this movie by Louis Armstrong, who sings it to a horse.

The 35mm film print shown for this event is on loan by special arrangement by the Library of Congress.

Doors open at 7:00 | Showtime 7:30